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Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 05:35 PM EDT

Landmark Vt. Restaurant Celebrates 100 Years in Business

Landmark Vt. Restaurant Celebrates 100 Years in Business

A landmark business in central Vermont is joining an elite club—of restaurants open for 100 years or more. The Wayside Restaurant, on the outskirts of Vermont’s capital city, Montpelier, serves breakfast open to...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 07:55 PM EDT

Program Aims to Protect Migrant Farm Workers

Program Aims to Protect Migrant Farm Workers

A new push to improve labor conditions for several hundred migrant farm workers in Vermont now has advocates hoping the concept will expand to more farms around the Northeast and across the country.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 02:40 PM EDT

Vt. Health Care Center to Offer Free Fentanyl Test Strips

Vt. Health Care Center to Offer Free Fentanyl Test Strips

A Vermont health care center has announced it will start giving away free test strips to determine if a drug contains fentanyl.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 02:27 PM EDT

Progress for Nurses and Vermont Hospital, But No Contract

Progress for Nurses and Vermont Hospital, But No Contract

There's no deal yet between unionized nurses and Vermont's largest medical center, but the two sides did make some progress in the first negotiation session since a two-day strike earlier this month.

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 11:47 AM EDT

Vermont Child Dies in Hospital After Falling in Lake

Vermont Child Dies in Hospital After Falling in Lake

A five-year-old has died at a Vermont hospital following a drowning incident at Lowell Lake State Park that also claimed the life of his grandmother Friday.

Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 at 06:03 PM EDT

National Mountain Biking Competition Comes to Killington

National Mountain Biking Competition Comes to Killington

Hundreds of bikers will descend on Vermont for their shot at $40,000 and glory in competitive mountain biking. The Fox U.S. Open of Mountain Biking is coming to Killington for the first time in August, and it...

Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 at 03:43 PM EDT

Missing Vermont Hiker Last Seen Yesterday

Missing Vermont Hiker Last Seen Yesterday

Vermont State Police are trying to locate a missing hiker who still has not been found after being reported lost Saturday evening.

Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 at 11:05 AM EDT

Two Killed in Head-on Crash in Vermont

Two Killed in Head-on Crash in Vermont

Police are investigating a fatal head-on crash that killed two people in South Londonderry, Vermont, Saturday night.

Saturday, Jul 21, 2018 at 02:01 PM EDT

Vail to Face Tough Questions Over Mount Sunapee Purchase

Vail to Face Tough Questions Over Mount Sunapee Purchase

Concerned residents will get the chance to hear from Vail Resorts next week on their proposed takeover of the Mount Sunapee ski area.

Saturday, Jul 21, 2018 at 12:43 PM EDT

Man Dies After Allegedly Diving Into Shallow Water

Man Dies After Allegedly Diving Into Shallow Water

A Vermont man died after diving into shallow water on Friday night, police said.